Top Portfolio Products: Schwab Debuts Zero-Commission ETF Platform
In other portfolio news, LPL's Fortigent and Central Park Group join forces to offer more access to hedge funds, private equity, real estate and funds of funds.
Schwab Rolls Out ‘Game-Changer’: A Commission-Free ETF Platform
The new OneSource platform sets no limit on how many trades advisors can make with 105 ETFs on offer.
Gold Futures Shoot Up to Nearly 5-Year High
Gold futures are now seeing their largest jump in speculative net long positioning, ETF Securities said Monday in its Precious Metals Weekly report.
The Ins and Outs of Palladium Investing
The precious metal could get a boost from stronger auto sales and other industrial demand.
Gold Price Seen Supported Despite Margin Hike: Report
Though the CME increased margin requirements 22% on U.S. gold futures positions effective Thursday, a report by ETF Securities says that the move is likely not indicative of a trend toward additional aggressive increases.
How to Handle Volatile Commodities: Advice From LPL, S&P, Goldman
Investment advice from Goldman Sachs, ETF Securities, Standard & Poor’s, LPL Financial and WFS Funds on how to handle the volatile commodities markets.
New Hire Roundup: RJF's Augustine Succeeds Sayler; Valdman, Leventino Join ETFS
In new-hire news this week, Raymond James Financial CEO Paul Reilly announced that Jamie Augustine would succeed Van Sayler as head of Fixed Income.
New Hire Roundup: Augustine Succeeds Sayler at RJF; Valdman and Leventino Join ETFS
In new-hire news this week, Raymond James Financial CEO Paul Reilly announced that Jamie Augustine will succeed Van Sayler as head of Fixed Income.
The Benefits of Adding Industrial Metals: Portfolio Fix
Palladium and platinum offer investors some metals exposure but not at the price level of gold.
New Products, Indices Expand Investor Options in ETF Market
Thursday was a busy day in the ETF world. To wit, Russell Investments announced a Fundamental Index Series based on its partnership with Rob Arnott's Research Affiliates.